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Philip Charles Hardwick

Philip Charles Hardwick

Person  Male  Born 1822  Died 1892

Categories: Architecture

Architect of St Barts Hospital in 1861. Son of architect Philip Hardwick. We are not actually sure which of the two produced the Speke obelisk in 1866. Hardwick Snr has a track record in obelisks, having done one for Bellot in Greenwich in 1855, but he was aged 74 in 1866 and retired. So our money is on Hardwick Jnr. an active 44 at the time. The two obelisks are extremely similar so Jnr. did not have much designing to do.

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Philip Charles Hardwick

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47999

Speke

'Victoria Nyanza' means 'Lake Victoria'.

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45464

St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension

{On the frieze above the pillars:} Saint Bartholomew's Hospital, Founded by...

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